Latin name: Atriplex elegans (Moq.) D. Dietr. var.
  fasciculata (S.Watson) M.E. Jones
  Pronunciation: AT-ri-plex EL-e-gans fa-sik-yoo-LAY-ta
  Common name: Wheelscale saltbush
  Family: Chenopodiaceae (Goosefoot)
  Habitat: Saline places, creosote bush scrub, deserts
  Blooming period: March to July
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Atriplex
  2) elegans 3) fasciculata
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